OrthoPediatrics’ Employees Hold Fundraiser For Beaman Home

WARSAW — Sarah Poorman and Rachel Chase, both from OrthoPediatrics, recently presented a check to The Beaman Home after holding a Chili Cook Off fundraiser. The employees raised over $200 in one hour, and Sarah Poorman was the winner of the Cook Off with her White Chicken Chili. … Read More

Usborne Books Donates to Beaman Home

WARSAW — The Beaman Home has received 24 books paired with plush bears as well as a small library of children’s and teen books from an Usborne Books & More Book drive facilitated by Independent Consultant Jamie Rensberger. Many businesses and people from the community have donated to … Read More

Warsaw Breakfast Optimist Club Donates Money

WARSAW — The Warsaw Breakfast Optimist Club donated $500 to the Beaman Home. Through various fundraising activities during the year, the Warsaw Breakfast Optimist Club raises nearly $30,000 to donate to youth oriented activities.   Join the Club as a guest at 7 a.m. any Wednesday morning for the breakfast meeting … Read More

Shimmy Mob Warsaw Raises Funds For The Beaman Home

Shimmy Mob Warsaw recently celebrated World Bellydance Day by dancing to raise funds for The Beaman Home. Shimmy Mob’s primary objective, along with their sponsoring troupe, Almas Fi al Kham, is to raise donations and awareness for victims of domestic abuse. Funds raised via Shimmy Mob are donated … Read More

New Beaman Home Will Provide Space And Opportunity

After almost 30 years, The Beaman Home is making the first step of its journey to a new emergency shelter and outreach center as the remodeling of a building,  purchased in 2012 and located at 603 North Parker Street in Warsaw. Construction/renovation of the building began on Dec. 3. … Read More

Altrusa Hears Beaman Home Update

Thirty years after Altrusa International of Warsaw, Inc. founded The Beaman Home, executive director Tracie Hodson provided an exciting update to club members at their Nov. 6 meeting held at Warsaw Community Public Library. She told members that the campaign to build a new Emergency Shelter and Outreach … Read More

Beaman Home: Domestic Violence Occurs Even In Smaller Cities

(EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the third in a series of articles by guest writer, Christopher Yingling, Marketing Intern at The Beaman Home. The series is intended to shed light on the issue of domestic violence in our community.) Even in smaller cities like Warsaw and Winona Lake, domestic … Read More

Effects Of Domestic Violence Is Long Lasting

The effects of domestic violence on children can be long lasting and perpetuates the vicious cycle of abuse into the next generation. That’s why Beaman Home Executive Director, Tracie Hodson, wants to remind community members that children who have witnessed domestic violence are more likely to experience depression, … Read More

Quarter Auction Supporting Beaman Home Nov. 9

Indiana Business Opportunity Partners is a local not-for-profit group that has several events throughout the year to support local charities. Recently, they held a quarter auction for  Allowing Christ To Shine. With this quarter auction fundraiser they were able to raise $2,000 so A.C.T.S. can distribute more turkeys … Read More

Beaman Home Capital Campaign Nearing Goal

When completed by the end of 2014, the new Beaman Home will provide an outreach center  and a shelter for victims of domestic violence. It will also be able to accommodate all administrative personnel under the same roof. On Tuesday night, The Beaman Home welcomed board members and … Read More

‘Catch The Vision’ Open House At Beaman

Beaman Home’s campaign to raise $1.8 million for its new Emergency Shelter and Outreach Center has already raised $1.2 million from grants, business and individual donations.  Committee members are now appealing to the community to finalize the fundraising and Catch the Vision of the spacious and updated center. … Read More

Local Experts Discuss Domestic Violence

Making the public aware of the problems of domestic violence that are becoming commonplace in society, a panel of experts who work in the field addressed the public Monday evening. With October noted as Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the Kosciusko County Prosecutor’s Office along with The Beaman Home, … Read More

Panel To Discuss Domestic Violence

A panel of local officials who work in the criminal justice field, with domestic violence violence victims, and those who seek justice for victims will lead a discussion on domestic violence awareness that is open to the public. With October noted as Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the Kosciusko … Read More

IBOP Hosts Quarter Auctions For Charity

  Indiana Business Opportunity Partners, a local not-for-profit group that has several events throughout the year to support local charities, recently held a quarter auction for A.C.T.S. (Allowing Christ To Shine). IBOP raised at total of $2,000 for A.C.T.S., allowing the group to distribute more turkeys to families … Read More

Creighton Brothers Grant Gives $50,000 To Beaman Home

Representatives from Creighton Brothers recently presented the Kosciusko County Shelter for Abuse (Beaman Home) with a $50,000 grant toward the construction of a new emergency shelter and outreach center. The grant was made from the Creighton Brothers Charitable Fund, which is held at the Kosciusko County Community Foundation. … Read More